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Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl

Classification: 
Date: 
1862
Dimensions: 
8 x 10 in. open
Credit Line: 
New-York Historical Society Library
Object Number: 
LIB.Y1862.Jacobs
Date Begin: 
1862
Date End: 
1862
eMuseum Object ID: 
60094
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Walker's Appeal, In Four Articles

Classification: 
Is owned by NYHS: 
Yes
Highlight: 
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Date: 
1829
Description: 
Walker's appeal, in four articles, together with a preamble to the colored citizens of the world, but in particular, and very expressly to those of the United States of America. Written in Boston, in the state of Massachusetts, Sept. 28th, 1829
Credit Line: 
New-York Historical Society Library
Object Number: 
LIB.E441.Box.W1784.W3
Date Begin: 
1829
Date End: 
1829
eMuseum Object ID: 
60093
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Letter from Jose M. Morales to Moses Taylor

Classification: 
Date: 
November 23, 1836
Medium: 
Manuscript
Dimensions: 
10 1/8 x 8 1/4 in.
Credit Line: 
New-York Historical Society Library
Object Number: 
MSS.Moses.Taylor.papers
Date Begin: 
1836
Date End: 
1836
eMuseum Object ID: 
60087
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Morgan Iron Works

Classification: 
Date: 
1861
Description: 
Image from top of invoice/letter dated April 20, 1861 from Morgan Iron Works
Credit Line: 
New-York Historical Society Library
Object Number: 
MSS.BV.War1861-1865.UnionDefen
Date Begin: 
1861
Date End: 
1861
eMuseum Object ID: 
60075
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Great Attraction at the Masonic Hall...Joice Heth

Classification: 
Is owned by NYHS: 
Yes
Date: 
1835
Description: 
Broadside of attraction of "Joice Heth, nurse to George Washington" - 161 year old woman, former slave. Full Title: Great attraction at the Masonic Hall! Unparalleled longevity. For two days only. Joice Heth, nurse to Gen. George Washington, (the father of our country,) who has arrived at the astonishing age of 161 years!
Credit Line: 
New-York Historical Society Library
Object Number: 
LIB.SY.1835.49
Date Begin: 
1835
Date End: 
1835
eMuseum Object ID: 
60004
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Important meeting of the African Civilization Society, at the Cooper Institute, Wednesday evening, March 7th, 1860, at eight o'clock

Classification: 
Is owned by NYHS: 
Yes
Date: 
1860
Description: 
Broadside for meeting of the African Civilization Society at the Cooper Institute, March 7, 1860
Credit Line: 
New-York Historical Society Library
Object Number: 
LIB.SY.1860.48
Date Begin: 
1860
Date End: 
1860
eMuseum Object ID: 
59939
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

An Address Delivered by James M. Smith Aged 11 Years

Classification: 
Date: 
1824
Medium: 
Manuscript
Dimensions: 
13 x7 3/4 in.
Credit Line: 
New-York Historical Society Library
Object Number: 
MSS.BV.AfricanFreeSchool.Vol4.
Date Begin: 
1824
Date End: 
1824
eMuseum Object ID: 
59898
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

The Vigilance Committee Appeal

Classification: 
Date: 
1844
Credit Line: 
New-York Historical Society Library
Object Number: 
LIB.SY.1844.39
Date Begin: 
1844
Date End: 
1844
eMuseum Object ID: 
59892
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Letter, "I estimate that an attack..."

Classification: 
Date: 
1834
Dimensions: 
9 x 7 1/4
Credit Line: 
New-York Historical Society Library
Object Number: 
MSS.AHMC.Riots.NYC.1834.Comm.t
Date Begin: 
1834
Date End: 
1834
eMuseum Object ID: 
59887
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

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